In addition to ignoring the jobs mandate, Republicans have now introduced a bill that redefines rape and incest as only that which is "forcible."
Kentucky's Democratic Congressperson, John Yarmuth, voted against the repeal of health care reform, voicing the opinion of the Kentucky working people.
The Illinois Supreme Court will decide if Rahm Emanuel will stay on the mayoral ballot for Chicago's Feb. 22 election. But is he the right choice for Chicagoans?
As Republicans attempt to repeal healthcare reform, Democats are turning the debate into a campaign to explain the law to more Americans.
Brown told a Capitol says his budget "will take sacrifice from every sector of California."
The 71-26 vote marked a significant foreign policy achievement for the Obama administration during the lame-duck Congressional session.
Senate Republicans appeared increasingly determined to use the nuclear treaty as a political football in their drive to block all possible administration initiatives.
DREAM Act supporters, both in Congress and at the grassroots, vowed to continue the fight for justice.
The Obama administration stepped up its campaign to overcome a possible Republican filibuster of the DREAM Act.
"Right now we've made a tremendous sacrifice," Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis said. "There's no pleasure in us giving the high income tax bracket these cuts."